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Temple Montefiore 1884

 
 
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By Jerry Klinger
1. Temple Montefiore 1884 Marker
Inscription.  Site of the First Permanent Jewish House of Worship in New Mexico Territory. Temple Montefiore - 1884
 
Erected 2000 by Jewish American Society for Historic Preservation.
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the Jewish American Society for Historic Preservation Markers marker series.
 
Location. 35° 35.617′ N, 105° 13.129′ W. Marker is in Las Vegas, New Mexico, in San Miguel County. Marker is on Douglas Avenue near 6th and Douglas. The plaque is affixed to the Las Vegas, New Mexico School Board administrative building which had supplanted the original Temple building. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 901 Douglas Ave, Las Vegas NM 87701, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within one mile of this marker, measured as the crow flies. City Hall (approx. ¼ mile away); Temple Montefiore, Las Vegas, New Mexico (approx. ¼ mile away); YMCA Building (approx. ¼ mile away); Isidor Stern’s “Famous” Dry Good Store (approx. 0.4 miles away); E. Romero Hose & Fire Co. (approx.
Temple Montefiore 1884 Marker image. Click for full size.
By Jerry Klinger
2. Temple Montefiore 1884 Marker
0.4 miles away); Dr. Meta L.Christy (approx. 0.4 miles away); Plaza Hotel (approx. half a mile away); Engine No. 1129 (approx. 1.1 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Las Vegas.
 
More about this marker. The original building site was replaced by the New Mexico School Board Administrative building.
 
Also see . . .  The Accidental Congregation. Backstory on the Temple Montefiore marker. (Submitted on May 25, 2019, by Jerry Klinger of Boynton Beach, Florida.) 
 
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Credits. This page was last revised on May 27, 2019. This page originally submitted on May 25, 2019, by Jerry Klinger of Boynton Beach, Florida. This page has been viewed 59 times since then. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on May 25, 2019, by Jerry Klinger of Boynton Beach, Florida. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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